Risk Management Eludes the Hospital Sector

Unland, James
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/20/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32342, p31
Trade Publication
The article comments on the risk management challenge of hospitals in the U.S. One challenge of hospitals is the complaint that they charge high prices to the uninsured. Also, hospitals have two common concerns with regard to risk analysis. The first concern is the future viability of the community hospital sector. Second concern is the erosion of market share in favor of physicians. Advances in medical technology is allowing physicians to provide medical services out of hospitals.


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